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MVA Private Lessons

Come train with the best volleyball trainers West Michigan has to offer! Learn about our trainers below to see who will be the best fit for you and your volleyball career. All sessions are offered at the MSA Fieldhouse 5435 28th St Ct SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546. 

Ready to book your session? Click on the envelope over the trainer of your choice to send them an email or call the trainer with the number provided. 

“Rick has worked with athletes of all ages and skill levels, having coached at all various levels. Rick specializes in teaching blocking and attacking, but is great at simplifying the passing techniques needed to be successful in serve receive. Rick is open to individual or group lessons, depending on the need of the player(s). Rate: $65/hr

Rick Schroeder

Jessica played volleyball at MVA and continued her volleyball career at Oakland University where she was a right-side hitter and a backup setter and then played professionally for a year over in Spain. Rates: $60/hr. Group lessons $30-$40

Jessica Dood

616-916-7136

Kelsey has been playing for GV Club Volleyball for four years as the setter/right side. She has been playing volleyball for a total of 13 years. This will be her second year coaching for MVA. She loves working with the kids and helping them become the best volleyball players they can! Rate: $60/hr

Kelsey Barton

269.240.5724

Ali has been with MVA since 2014 and has coached a variety of levels ranging from 12s to 16s, Competitive to Elite. Additionally, she has coached at Byron Center and is a Marysville HS alumna. Ali’s strengths are inspiring athletes and motivating teams to work together to improve. She believes there is unlocked potential in every athlete, and seeing their growth as they experience different situations is her favorite part of coaching.

Ali Burgess

I have been with MVA the past four years-- one year as a player and three years as a coach. I have been around volleyball my entire life and have been playing for the past nine years. I am currently a junior at Cornerstone University, where I am studying occupational therapy and playing on the varsity volleyball team as a right-side hitter. I have a passion for volleyball and for growing young girls into the best versions of themselves, both on and off the court. Skill Specialty: I teach fundamentals to young girls who are new to the sport. I like to refine and improve skills related to hitting, blocking and serving, along with teaching the mental aspects of the sport, including mindset, attitude, and game preparation. Rate: 60$ an hour

Hannah Dykema

I have coached at MVA since late 2015 and have been playing volleyball since I was in 5th grade. I graduated from East Grand Rapids High School, winning a state championship in 2013 and attended Michigan State University. During my AAU years, I played on DFFO’s national team three years followed by a year on MVA’s national team in my junior year of high school. This past fall, I coached at EGRMS and I work full time at Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital! Specialty: hitting and defense Rates: $41/ hr

Kelly Grant

I have been coaching for about ten years! I have coached girls from 12 years old to 18 years old. I have coached at multiple places and have done private lessons for all different positions. I specialize in hitting, passing, and serving. Rates: Private $50/hr, Semi Private $30/ hr (2-3 athletes), Group Lesson: $25/hr (4-6 athletes)

Samantha Kemperman

Former NCAA Division I volleyball player with experience playing every position but setter. Has been coaching and giving private lessons for several years now. MVA alumni (2016) who played on the national team for 6 years. Lessons/Skills specialty: defense and serve receive, attacking and blocking, and serving as well. Though I am not a setter, I can work with setters, and I have given private lessons to that position before. Rates: $50/hr

Dylynn Otte

(616)325-6502

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